People visit Japan for many reasons including adventure, cultural experience, visiting friends, business, shopping, hobbies, nightlife, intellectual curiosity, entertainment and enlightenment.
Whatever your mission, the following activities may play a part. They represent Japan's many possibilities.
Ginza is the largest luxury shopping area in Asia. If you only see one neighborhood in Tokyo — Ginza is a good choice
Ginza: Where The Streets Are Paved With Gold
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Ginza is a district of Chuo, Tokyo, located south of Yaesu and Kyobashi, west of Tsukiji, east of Yurakucho and Uchisaiwaicho, and north of Shinbashi.
It is known as an upscale area of Tokyo with numerous department stores, boutiques, restaurants and coffeehouses. Ginza is recognized as one of the most luxurious shopping districts in the world.
Tenshodo, Ginza 4-3-9 (on Harumi-dori), phone +81 03-3562-0025,. Jeweler and maker of luxury watches. The upper floors, however, are devoted to model trains, many of which match the watches in intricacy and price
Shibuya Crossing in Tokyo
A crowded pedestrian crossing in the massive Shibuya neighborhood of Tokyo. Pedestrians cross at all directions at once. It appears chaotic from a distance. The buildings of Shibuya in the background give the crossing a Times Square feel. There are large video screens mounted on the buildings.
The crossing appears particularly crowded when it's raining and everyone has umbrellas. Friday evening is prime time.
Shibuya 109: Tokyo's Trendy Girl Army
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Shibuya 109 is a trend-setting shopping mall in Shibuya. It features 10 floors of women's clothing boutiques and restaurants. The Shibuya 109 building is a Shibuya landmark. It's also one of the most photographed buildings in Japan.
Shibuya 109 is run as a "Fashion Community". Its 10 floors are filled with small shops that pay portions of their revenues to the shopping mall's owner (Tokyu Corp). Fashion labels must compete to stay in the mall
Roppongi: Tokyo's Best and Worst Neighbourhood
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Roppongi, literally "six trees") is a district of Minato, Tokyo, Japan, famous as home to the rich Roppongi Hills area and an active night club scene. Many foreign embassies are located in Roppongi, and the night life is popular with locals and foreigners alike. It is in the southern portion of the Yamanote Line loop, south of Akasaka and north of Azabu.
Roppongi is best known as an upscale office and residential area. Office complexes such as the massive Roppongi Hills building are home to top international companies
Omotesando is a posh fashion, shopping and entertainment neighborhood. It's main street (Omotesando dori) is often compared to the Champs-Élysées in Paris. It's a wide boulevard lined with trees.
Omotesando is home to some of the Tokyo's most interesting architecture. Several fashion brands have flagship buildings here including Prada, Louis Vuitton and Dior.
Shimokitazawa is a district in Setagaya, Tokyo and is usually considered to be one of Tokyo's hippest neighborhoods among young people. The atmosphere and fashion is similar to the more popular Harajuku, but is usually less crowded and has a much more laid-back atmosphere.
It consists of the neighborhood immediately surrounding Shimo-Kitazawa Station, where the Odakyu Electric Railway and Keio Inokashira Lines intersect. Also known as "Shimokita", the district is a center for stage theater and live music venues
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